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Austin will remain in Stage 3 risk-based guidelines ahead of the holiday season. (Pixabay)

Despite over 10 days of lower hospital admissions, Austin Public Health said in a press conference Friday that they will remain in Stage 3 COVID risk-based guidelines ahead of the holiday season.

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Southwest Airlines saw dozens of cancellations in Austin and thousands nationwide amid one of the busiest travel weekends. (ABIA)

ACL goers and performers alike may have found their weekend trip extended on Sunday as they arrived at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to find that dozens of Southwest Airline flights had been canceled due to "disruptive weather."

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(Jordan Vonderhaar)

It took just slightly longer than local health officials hoped for, but Austin has hit its goal with 70% of its population fully vaccinated.

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Mayor Steve Adler criticized "misinformation" surrounding the pandemic and Austin's public safety at his annual State of the City address.

In his second-straight annual State of the City address during the pandemic, Austin Mayor Steve Adler wanted the city to know that Austin is doing well. But he also made a point to discredit what he called "misinformation" surrounding the pandemic, Austin's public safety and his relationship with the Austin Police Department.

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